Senator Adams Attends the Parkside Prize Award Ceremony and Reception

Senator Adams attended the Parkside Prize Award Ceremony and Reception and gave out awards to the winners of the Parkside Prize Competition. The Parkside Prize competition invited contestants to propose a new design for Parkside Avenue between Ocean and Flatbush Avenues, the eastern gateway to Prospect Park. The grand prize was awarded to In Cho, of the Brooklyn architecture studio ChoShields...read more


The Parkside Prize Goes For the Gold

In case you hadn't been paying attention to the Q's endless braying, here's the backstory: a diverse collective of neighbors calling themselves The Parkside Project have been clocking countless hours to try to turn the stretch of avenue from the Park to Flatbush into something more than an eyesore to be endured...read more

Meet the People Breathing Life Into NYC’s Overlooked Public Spaces

There are two dueling visions of public space in New York City. On one side, tabloid columnists and the police commissioner believe that any problems encountered in Midtown’s public spaces — whether homeless men or hustling desnudas — should be fixed by replacing space for people...read more

Re-imagining a Neglected Stretch of Parkside Avenue

Last year a group of Prospect Lefferts Gardens neighbors banded together to launch a contest inviting people to come up with new ideas for Parkside Avenue between Flatbush and Ocean...read more


Meet the People Breathing Life Into NYC’s Overlooked Public Spaces

There are two dueling visions of public space in New York City. On one side, tabloid columnists and the police commissioner believe that any problems encountered in Midtown’s public spaces — whether homeless men or hustling desnudas — should be fixed by replacing space for people with good old-fashioned car traffic...read more


Case Study on Energy Saving Potential of Installing Certified Passive House Windows

Klearwall is supplying Certified Passive House windows to the above gut renovation of a townhouse in Manhattan. The project is targeting the EnerPHit retrofit Passive House standard, led by Brooklyn Architect In Cho of ChoShields Studio...read more